Gina Chiao is an artist, curator, art fundraiser, collector and President of the Chiayi Art Association. She is a Taiwanese-American and has been living the US for over 30 years. She started out working in fashion design and graphic design, disciplines that still greatly fascinate her, and then 10 years ago she added the arts of painting and photography to her repertoire. In 2013, inspired by Georgia O'Keeffe , she followed her steps to Taos and Santa Fe New Mexico. Last year, in 2015, she studied at University Bordeaux Montaigne and had a studio in Bordeaux. Recently she relocated to San Francisco. Her work has been exhibited internationally and collected by art lovers and appreciators.
2016 SFWA for Artist Choice competition, San Francisco, California, USA
2016 O'Hanlon Center for the Arts for BOLD competition, Mill Valley, California, USA
2016 Sausalito Art Festival for American Icon Art competition, Sausalito, CA., USA
2015 “Salon d'Automne”, Paris, France
2014 “Art Bank, Taiwan”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts，Taiwan
Auvers- the Last Stop of Van Gogh
2015 - 2015 DELFE Program, Université Bordeaux Montaigne, Bordeaux, France.
2012 – 2014 Master of Arts (MFA), American Purling University, U.S.A.
1975 – 1977 Chinese Culture University, B.A. Taipei, Taiwan